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An All-American Story

Advantages: It's a captivating Meg Cabot Book
Disadvantages: some people don't like Meg Cabot I AM SHOCKED!

I bet you anything you were expecting yet another review on a book by Meg Cabot, I was thinking that it would have taken me a lot longer to finally finish the books before this book and this book as well, but somehow I'm flying through my recent book, I t ...

Jonni_boi 23.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of All American Girl - Meg Cabot

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All American Girl

Advantages: Not bad teen fiction
Disadvantages: Silly in places, pointless sub plots

All American Girl is a book by Meg Cabot aimed at young girls. The book was published by Macmillan Children's Books in 2002 and has a RRP of £5.99. It is 232 pages long. ISBN 0-330-41555-7 90100 The main character is Samantha (Sam) Madison. Sam lives ...

bettyboop2002 13.06.2013 · Read full review
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Review of All American Girl - Meg Cabot

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Painting faces? How to avoid disastrous results!

Advantages: Easy to follow
Disadvantages: No spiderman!

...Face Painting is always popular at school fairs and parties, most children absolutely love having their faces done. This book is a great introduction to face painting for the complete beginner but also has quite a lot to offer to more experienced face pai ...

azana 07.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Usborne Book of Face Painting - Chris Caudron, Caro Childs

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Spy Dog - I Spyed this one mummy!

Advantages: Great Adventure Story
Disadvantages: A bit advanced for my 4 year old

I decided it was time to treat myself to a new book from the library and had to take my two little boys with me, my 4 year old really wanted to choose a few books for himself while we were there and as the service is free I thought why not? One of the ...

mum2boys82 14.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Spy Dog - Andrew Cope

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Look Out! There's a shark in the park!

Advantages: good early readers
Disadvantages: neef more guidance

There has been a lot in the news over the last couple of years about the best ways to teach reading, and it seems that we are always hearing about phonics, and particularly the need for schools to teach synthetic phonics. As my daughter is now four, but w ...

kingfisher111 06.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Hen's Pens (Usborne Phonic Readers) - Phil Roxbee Cox

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